Nerisa del Carmen Guevara is an Associate Professor of the University of Sto. Tomas Department of Literature. She has exhibited her installations and performance pieces at the Cultural Center of the Philippines, and other spaces.
She has received a Palanca Award for Poetry, a Silver Cup for Dance Solo in the April Spring Festival in Pyongyang, and a Catholic Mass Media Award. Guevara has an M.A. in English Studies from University of the Philippines, Diliman. She is currently taking a PhD in Creative Writing in the same university.
A featured Southeast Asian performance artist, documentation of her “Elegies” and “Infinite Gestures” are currently in the archives of The Live Art Digital Agency (LADA), London. She has done performance art pieces for the Philippine International Performance Art Festival, SIPA International Performance Art Festival, PERFORMATURA, and Grace Exhibition Space, New York.